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Whale Watch Cabo offers several types of Cabo San Lucas Whale watching tours beginning in late November through April each year, coinciding with the migration of Humpback and Gray Whales.For Whale Watch Cabo and beyond, use our Cabo San Lucas journey planner to get the most from your Cabo San Lucas vacation.
What makes Whale Watch Cabo unique:
The smallest tour group sizes in Cabo at a maximum of 10-12 adult guests per boat
We GUARANTEE Whale sightings or come again for free
We offer the most departures per day: 8am, 8:30am, 11am, 12noon, 2:30pm and 3pm
We have both sun covered boats (with onboard toilets) and more adventurous Zodiac style fast raft boats.
Each tour is led by a bilingual Whale Naturalist (Marine Biologist, Oceanographer, etc).
We include all the tour photos for free
We have marine microphones to listen to whales sing
Some basic Whale Watch Cabo tour details:
We offer small group and affordable private tours
Our tours are a minimum 2.5 hours
More about what sets Whale Watch Cabo apart:
The truth is not all whale watching tours in Cabo San Lucas are created equal. Whale Watch Cabo is Cabo San Lucas's 1st dedicated whale watching company and the 1st multiple award winning whale watching tour company in Cabo. Guaranteed Whales with the most thrilling, environmentally responsible, sustainable, professional, comfortable, and educational whale watching tour company in Cabo San Lucas. Don't take our word for it, we have been rated as the #1 whale watching tour company in Cabo San Lucas on Trip Advisor since 2011 with Certificates of Excellence every year since we opened!
Whale Watch Cabo is a locally owned and family operated whale watching tourism company offering the only sustainable and educational premium experience for knowledgeable travellers. We realise that most of our guests have traveled great distances to experience what we have the privilege of doing daily. In respect and gratitude for choosing Whale Watch Cabo we have organised our operations to extend the best possible experience with; small groups, Marine Biologist and Naturalist Guides, comfortable boats, family friendly tours and FREE TOUR PHOTOS!
As passionate stewards of this world renowned marine environment we are motivated to provide our guests with more than just, "a look at the whales". Whale Watch Cabo is Mexico's first Partner in the World Cetacean Alliance, The Los Cabos Whale Conservation Society and we participate in the Baja's marine mammal distress organization. You will be treated to attentive service by dedicated professionals who are immersed in studying and documenting the whales lives and learning the intricacies of the marine ecosystem.
Join us at the center of the Baja's highest concentration of Humpback whales where the Sea of Cortez meets the Pacific. Gray Whales are also regularly encountered as are other whales and dolphins (cetaceans), such as: Sperm Whales, Bryde's Whales, Blue Whales, Bottlenose Dolphins, Common Dolphins, Spotted Dolphins, Orca/Killer Whales, and many more.
Whale Watch Cabo's mission is to work with purpose and passion on behalf of all marine wildlife in Cabo San Lucas, encouraging our guests to become more involved in the education and conservation of a sustainable, healthy, and more balanced marine eco-system... Inspiring the conservation of our marine environment, with a thrill!
Tours To Whale Watch Cabo
Cabo Private Whale Watching Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $513
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Cabo Group Whale Watching Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $102
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Cabo Zodiac Whale Watching Adventure Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $102
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Whale Watch Cabo Reviews
n amazing experience. Thank you to the marine biologist and boat captain for guiding us. It was great to have a conservationist on board who could explain the global context of what we saw. We... more »
We went out at 12:00 on the small group tour with Gala the marine biologist and Hector as our captain. Hector was excellent with decades of experience on the water and able to spot whales from long..... more »
We arrived Cabo by cruise the end of February, 2019. I had found this whale watch tour online with excellent reviews. Overall, we are very satisfied with the tour and our tour guide Tanya. At first, the staff told us that there was a technical problem with the Zodiac; however，Tanya fixed the issue immediately by switching us to another boat, which was a little bigger. We saw some whales in our 2.5-hour tour. The company is very professional with a very nice office/store front. It is also an English friendly environment. We paid much less than the cruise excursion, and we saw a lot other Zodiac boats during the tour, which I think some of them were from the cruise excursions. We are happy to go budget, at the same time we had the same or even better experience than the cruise excursion provides.
When you go to Cabo to see whales, it is fabulous when you do! We saw lots of them and the boat captain and marine biologist/tour guide were excellent. Really, really a once in a lifetime experience and must do.
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